Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE: BEN) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 19850.32. It is in the Asset Management industry and sector Financial, with a current P/E of 12.72, a forward P/E of 12.89 and EPS of 2.76. At a stock price of 35.69 (1.77%) it has a dividend yield of 2.05%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 9.30%, more recently this last year it has grown by -13.20%. The next year growth is going to be about 0.15% and more long-term -3.87% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -6.10%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 6.30% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -18.30%.
For performance, Franklin Resources, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 1.39%. For the last month performance for Franklin Resources, Inc. is 6.05%. While the last quarter is -4.14% and half year, 9.94%. Finally for the year, performance is -21.32%.
The 52-week high for Franklin Resources, Inc., is at -20.41%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 17.48%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.83% and -1.67% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 3.23%, and for the month it is 2.30%. Franklin Resources, Inc., has a target price of 34.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.18, and for total debt/equity Franklin Resources, Inc. has 0.18. The gross margin is *TBA, while operating margin is 34.40%, the profit margin is 22.10%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.
Insider ownership is at 37.70%, with instituitional ownership at 50.80%. Franklin Resources, Inc. has a payout ratio of 25.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 566.02. The shares float is 354.7, with the float short at 4.43%, with short ratio coming to 4.71.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Franklin Resources, Inc., get 10.00%, with its returns on investment at 15.00%. Return on equity is 13.60%. So will the investors see the target price of 34, reached soon?
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